Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for Computer Science skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Computer Science over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science (Computing Science, Comp Sci)
London > South London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 83 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 -50 0
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 58 44 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South London 3.28% 2.83% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 3.16% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 45 108
South London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £21,500 £24,250 £23,200
90th Percentile £50,500 £75,000 £63,750
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Computer Science is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,607 1,394 1,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South London 90.79% 89.53% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,191 1,220
South London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,975
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.45% +5.45%

Computer Science
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Computer Science as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science in South London

Computer Science
Salary Trend in South London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science in South London.

Salary trend for Computer Science in South London

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in South London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science in South London over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Computer Science in South London

Computer Science
Job Locations in South London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the South London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon +2 23 £42,650 +64.04% 3
Kingston Upon Thames +5 20 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Merton - 13 £22,500 - 1
Bromley -3 1 £27,000 -63.39% 3
Computer Science
London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South London region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 57 (98.28%) Degree
2 36 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
4 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (36.21%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (34.48%) SQL
7 19 (32.76%) Mathematics
8 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 16 (27.59%) Python
8 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (25.86%) HTML
10 14 (24.14%) Web Services
10 14 (24.14%) XML
10 14 (24.14%) JIRA
11 13 (22.41%) Physics
11 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
11 13 (22.41%) Decision-Making
12 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
12 12 (20.69%) .NET
12 12 (20.69%) Finance
13 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
13 11 (18.97%) C#
13 11 (18.97%) Signal Processing
13 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
13 11 (18.97%) Data Science
14 10 (17.24%) Machine Learning
14 10 (17.24%) Scrum
15 9 (15.52%) C
15 9 (15.52%) Windows
15 9 (15.52%) PhD

Computer Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.79%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Visio
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.72%) InVision
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Force.com
1 6 (10.34%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) IaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) PaaS
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) PBX
2 1 (1.72%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) JIRA
2 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Moq
2 3 (5.17%) NUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Games
3 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Research Engineer
2 8 (13.79%) Web Engineer
3 6 (10.34%) Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Graduate
3 6 (10.34%) Lead Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Scrum Master
3 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Graduate Software Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Graduate Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Software Tester
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 14 (24.14%) Web Services
2 14 (24.14%) XML
3 12 (20.69%) .NET
4 9 (15.52%) AngularJS
4 9 (15.52%) JSON
4 9 (15.52%) REST
5 8 (13.79%) jQuery
6 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
6 7 (12.07%) Node.js
7 6 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (10.34%) Entity Framework
7 6 (10.34%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (10.34%) J2EE
7 6 (10.34%) SOAP
7 6 (10.34%) WCF
8 5 (8.62%) CSS
9 3 (5.17%) Redux
9 3 (5.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.97%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.34%) DataPower
3 6 (10.34%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (10.34%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.45%) Life Science
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.52%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) Software Engineering
2 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (36.21%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (32.76%) Mathematics
5 13 (22.41%) Decision-Making
5 13 (22.41%) Physics
5 13 (22.41%) Test Automation
6 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
7 11 (18.97%) Data Science
7 11 (18.97%) Signal Processing
8 10 (17.24%) Machine Learning
8 10 (17.24%) Scrum
9 8 (13.79%) Content Management
9 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.07%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (12.07%) Data Modelling
10 7 (12.07%) Master Data Management
10 7 (12.07%) User Stories
11 6 (10.34%) Process Management
11 6 (10.34%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 16 (27.59%) Python
3 11 (18.97%) C#
4 9 (15.52%) C
5 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.90%) C++
6 4 (6.90%) Java
7 3 (5.17%) VB
8 2 (3.45%) ES6
8 2 (3.45%) ES7
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (98.28%) Degree
2 36 (62.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (15.52%) PhD
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) PMO
2 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) IBM
1 6 (10.34%) Informatica
1 6 (10.34%) Pardot
1 6 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) Optimizely
5 1 (1.72%) Perforce
5 1 (1.72%) Qubit
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) Sony
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Workday